He was a retired diesel mechanic. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond D. and Reddie Hicks; son, Jimmy Wayne Hicks; grandson, Christopher Daugherty; and brother, Ross Hicks.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Patsy Hicks of Dora; children, Donna Daugherty of Warrior; Susan Hicks, Christy “Crystal” Bloodworth, Raymond Douglas “Duck” Hicks, Hunter Tyrone Hicks and Briana Renee Hicks, all of Dora; grandchildren, Heather Howard and Samantha and Kandace Belcher; great-grandchildren, Chesney, Carson, Sadie and Bentley “Benny-baby”; brothers, Tommy W. Hicks (Leacy) of Sumiton and George W. “Billy” Hicks (Regina) of Argo; several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323